Part Time Library Assistant

free public library of the borough of longport   Longport, NJ   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on September 11, 2022

Part Time Library Assistant
Free Public Library of the Borough of Longport Borough of Longport, NJ

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Applicants must possess: a high school diploma or equivalent, Knowledge of personal computers and ability to instruct others on computer and web navigation including smart phones and tablets. Effective oral and written communication skills. Available to work as scheduled Monday to Sunday, including evenings Valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation.

An Associates' degree or from a two-year school.
Two years of public library experience.
Experience with customer service.

Experience with developing and executing programming for a range of age groups.

1. Shelve, sort, and inventory library materials.
2. Complete circulation tasks such as checking in, checking out, searches, and regular production of reports and notices.
3. Assist library patrons in finding materials and placing reserves.
4. Assist with coverage at the service desk and museum
5. Receive, inventory, and disperse orders received.
6. Assist Library Director in maintaining the collection
7. Plan and run library and museum programs.
8. Communicate via phone, email, and other means to patrons.
9. Perform other non-professional library tasks as directed.
10. Staffs tables at library events.

Requirements include an understanding of basic arithmetic, ability to sort alphabetically and numerically, and maintain office equipment.

SALARY/BENEFITS: The hourly rate is $17.00 to $22.00/hour (placement being dependent on experience and qualifications).

An Equal Opportunity Employer.